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Amour de L'Ama

French
1990
Sheila Hicks (American (lives and works in Paris), born in 1934)


Object Place: France and Japan

Dimensions

Overall (cover): 34.9 x 32.1 cm (13 3/4 x 12 5/8 in.); Overall (text panel): 121.9 x 66.7 cm (48 x 26 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.322.1-2

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave, paper, silk thread

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Linen plain weave cover for large piece of folded paper with printed typography, silk thread, and photograph in form of a stamp labeled “Soft World.” Photograph by Cristobal Zanartu, 1989; work signed by Sheila Hicks, Toshio Sekiji, and Kim Schufftan.

Provenance

Gift to the MFA, June 22, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Sheila Hicks